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Stock oil cooler

Discussion in 'Alpine Cars and Parts Wanted' started by Warren, May 5, 2020.

  1. Warren

    Warren Silver Level Sponsor

    A friend is looking for a couple of stock units for his car's. Please contact me with price and availability by sending a PM and by including your phone number.
     
  2. alpine_64

    alpine_64 Donation Time

    Warren, you talking the SV hedgehog oil cooler or the oil filter bade with the plumbing for such.. Or both?
     
  3. Warren

    Warren Silver Level Sponsor

    Tubular single row that looks like a big pipe cleaner and mounts to brackets in the valence. Mike can you comment on the large jack clips in other thread?
     
  4. Jimjordan2

    Jimjordan2 Gold Level Sponsor

    Kind of interesting descriptions; Hedgehog and a Pipe Cleaner. Hmmm.
    Guess I'd go with the Pipe Cleaner.
    Can't tell you how many hours I spent straightening out those cooling wires. Maybe it helped cool it, but since you can barely see the thing, probably wasn't worth the trouble. (Looked good though.)
     
  5. Warren

    Warren Silver Level Sponsor

    I was thinking it looks like The thing my mother used to clean the tube on a coffee pot percolating brush from the Fuller brush man but I don't want anybody to think I'm that old....
     
  6. 65beam

    65beam Bronze Level Sponsor

    Sounds like someone wants to make a cooler for a MK 2 Tiger. I've seen that done. I've never heard the series 5 cooler called a "Hedgehog". That's a unique description considering the spines of the cooler and the hedgehog also has spines..
     
  7. Warren

    Warren Silver Level Sponsor

    Oh I get it like the horse guys Hedgehog boot cleaning brush . Doesn't seem to be a great design but most of us raised on lawnmower engines and VW's know the benefit gained by getting the oil cooler away from the engine . Even if that is in a Rube Goldberg like piece called a hedgehog a bottle brush from some plumbing vendor. My involvement is to help an older gentleman that doesn't hunt and peck the www.
     
  8. Jaars

    Jaars Gold Level Sponsor

    Warren, I have two oil coolers. One is stock. See picture. If interested please send me an email at 64venezia at g mail dot com
    Robert
     
  9. Jaars

    Jaars Gold Level Sponsor

  10. alpine_64

    alpine_64 Donation Time

    Hey Robert, good to see you posting.. Will have to drop you an email.. Hope youre keeping safe and well.
     
  11. Warren

    Warren Silver Level Sponsor

    Hey thanks for the reply I sent it on to Chester. He's in Oklahoma,
     

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